Digital Identity Services Trust Framework Bill

9 Meaning of digital identity service


In this Act, digital identity service means a service or product that, either alone or together with 1 or more other digital identity services, enables a user to share personal or organisational information in digital form in a transaction with a relying party.


Examples of digital identity services are services or products that—


check the accuracy of personal or organisational information:


check the connection of personal or organisational information to a particular individual or organisation:


provide secure sharing of personal or organisational information between trust framework participants.


The regulations must prescribe the types of digital identity services that may be accredited under this Act.